Our report delves deep into the innovative strategies that FinTechs used to overcome the pandemic, measures taken by the government and regulators to enable ecosystem players, and support lent from investors and accelerators. We also highlight the change in behavior and adoption of digitized products by Indian customers at large.
The digital journey of Shakti Foundation for Disadvantaged Women (SME loans): A lesson for progressive MFIs in Bangladesh
The case study charts how Shakti Foundation for Disadvantaged Women utilized technology to grow its SME portfolio and enhance cost and time efficiency. Through the use of technology, it offered customer-friendly services and helped staff members manage their loan portfolios better while managing associated risks.
A framework to design user centric social protection programs
MSC has devised a framework that stakeholders can use to design and evaluate social protection programs through a user centric-lens. The framework facilitates a comparison of different DBT programs while offering a standard through which lessons, innovations, and best practices can be explored by policy makers and program implementers.
COVID-19 and FinTechs in Bangladesh—impact and resilience
The COVID-19 pandemic had a pronounced effect on FinTechs in Bangladesh. MSC sought to evaluate the extent of this impact, given our partnering role in the DFS and FinTech ecosystem in the country. MSC conducted this landscape study on FinTechs with support from Visa in 2021. This report defines the impact of COVID-19 on FinTechs and identifies the possible way forward.
Agreement signing with Bank Asia and MSC Global Consulting Pte Limited intending to build resilience and financial health for Post-e-centers Agents in Bangladesh
Bank Asia and MSC Global Consulting Pte Limited (MSC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in a virtual event on 10th November, 2021 to build resilience and financial health for Bangladesh Post’s e-centers and low- and moderate-income (LMI) group customers with support from MetLife Foundation.